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Mastercard rolls out ‘Tap on Phone’ tech in Africa

An estimated 500 000 SMEs in Middle East and Africa will be able to accept payments through a smartphone.
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Nov 15, 2021

Zambia: market makes way for new virtual payment solution

Airtel Money, Mastercard launch latest service to capitalise on increased demand for digital payment infrastructure.
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Oct 22, 2021

MasterCard ramps up Fintech platforms in Malawi, Zimbabwe

BancABC is the first Zimbabwean bank to issue a debit and credit card that will enable Zimswitch and MasterCard local and international payments respectively.
3:10
Aug 24, 2021

Women entrepreneurs overtake men in Fintech adoption

Around 81% of surveyed MEA female entrepreneurs adopt digital payment solutions, in comparison to 68% of their male counterparts.
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Aug 10, 2021

A Fintech first for Malawi

TNM Mpamba partners with MasterCard to enable virtual local and international e-commerce transactions.
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May 7, 2021

Econet, Mastercard in Fintech alliance

Econet Group and Mastercard to collaborate on Fintech solutions for Covid-19 response in Africa.
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Feb 16, 2021

MTN, Mastercard chase down Africa’s growing Fintech opportunity

Companies strike e-commerce alliance targeting 16 countries on the continent.
3:00
Jan 20, 2021

Mastercard study predicts massive Fintech disruption in Africa

The Mastercard Economics Institute says the opportunity for fintech disruption is high in Africa, with digitisation enabling financial inclusion in emerging markets.
2:20
Oct 1, 2020

Bridging digital divide key to Kenya’s gig economy

Government on the verge of approving a digital economy strategy.
3:10
Sep 29, 2020

ACI Worldwide and Mastercard to Collaborate and Advance New Payment Solutions and Experiences for Customers

ACI and Mastercard will begin their collaboration by working together to offer industry-leading technology and expertise to central banks, scheme operators and market participants to fast-track the migration and modernization of real-time payment solutions around the world
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Sep 25, 2020

Mastercard gives regional fintech firms market entry, expansion boost

The payments tech company unveils the Fintech Express, which aims to facilitate the launch and expansion of fintech firms in the MEA region.
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May 7, 2020

MasterCard spearheads digital transport payment in Tanzania

Company collaborates with NMB Bank to launch EYWA Transit Solution.